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Pavilions of Asian countries III

2010-04-19 20:03:08 GMT2010-04-20 04:03:08 (Beijing Time)  SINA.com

Pavilions of Asian countries III: Pakistan, Lebanon, Qatar, Turkmenistan, India, Republic of Korea, Armenia

Pakistan Pavilion

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Theme: Harmony in Diversity

National Pavilion Day: August 14

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

Themed "harmony in diversity," various aspects of the best of Pakistan's cities will be merged into one showcase of culture, tradition, modernity and history. In the pavilion, visitors will be able to experience the life of a typical Pakistani citizen through detailed visual and multimedia presentations.

Lebanon Pavilion

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Theme: The Tell-Tale Cities

National Pavilion Day: June 22

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

The pavilion adopts the theme of "Tell-Tale Cities" involving exhibitions of culture-enriched customs, natural sceneries and historical monuments of Lebanon. The exhibition is an exact and unique reproduction of the beautiful landscape and development process of Lebanon.

Qatar Pavilion

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Theme: My City: Present Ambitions and Future Expectations

National Pavilion Day: October 20

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

The concrete walls of the Qatar Pavilion feature art patterns reminiscent of the Barzan Tower, a landmark building in the country. The tower in Doha once served as an observatory of the lunar phases as well as a signal tower for approaching ships and pearl divers. It represents the glorious memory of Qataris.The pavilion has prepared some fun activities and exhibits for visitors, including interesting tests, Bedouin tents, crafts and interactive videos, which will display how Qatar has taken advantage of green technologies to envisage a sustainable city in the future.

Turkmenistan Pavilion

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National Pavilion Day: May 20

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

The design of the Turkmenistan Pavilion features grid patterns. It uses yellowish-brown and light grey for its interior. In accordance with the themes of “Better City, Better Life” and “Oil Realizes Our Dream,” natural landscapes and geographical features of this central Asian country are showcased with exhibits and multimedia. Short videos not only present abundant tourist resources of Turkmenistan, but also stories about the famous local ferghana horses.

India Pavilion

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Theme: Cities of Harmony

National Pavilion Day: August 18

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

The pavilion has a crimson central dome, symbolizing the theme "Unity in Diversity" in India. A focus throughout the exhibit will be on interaction between rural and urban areas through exchange of goods and services.

Republic of Korea Pavilion

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Theme: Friendly City, Colorful Life

National Pavilion Day: May 26

Location: Within Zone A of the Expo Site

Pavilion Features

The three-story Republic of Korea Pavilion is composed of 20 basic letters of the ROK alphabet. The pavilion showcases blueprints of future cities along with the country's most advanced technology and traditional culture.

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